Historic Markers Across Alabama

Levi Colbert Stand

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Location: located at the Buzzard Roost turnoff, Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 320.3), 0.2 miles south of Lee Highway (U.S. 72)
County: Colbert
Coordinates: N 34° 45.615    W 088° 1.401
  34.76025    -88.02335
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


Levi Colbert, a Chickasaw Chief, operated a stand near here that served Old Trace travelers in the early 1800's. Adjacent to this area was a spring which provided an abundant water supply.

National Park Service

End of Levi Colbert Stand